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Delicious recipes using Equal Exchange products

How to Make Cold Brew Coffee

It’s summertime, and that can only mean one thing for coffee lovers: cold brew. While cold brew coffee is all the rage at cafes lately, it’s surprisingly easy to make yourself at home. No barista required. One of our favorite ways to make cold brew is by using…

How to Make Chocolate Egg Cookies

We love these fun and easy cookies that feature our Organic Dark Chocolate Eggs! Simple shortbread cookies with toasted, shredded coconut make perfect nests for each egg. Add these to your Easter baskets, sell them at your spring bake sale or serve after Easter Sunday brunch! Ingredients: 1 ⅓ cup shredded…

How to Make Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! You know what that means: sweets for your sweetheart. Celebrate the day by making these easy, delicious chocolate covered strawberries. The best part? We make them with organic, fairly traded chocolate! Show your love for that special someone with a thoughtful alternative…

How to Make Iced Tea Concentrate

One of our favorite things about summertime is iced tea! It’s surprisingly easy to make by the glass or by the pitcher, and there are almost endless flavor combinations and creative recipes to try. One of the easiest ways to make a lot of iced tea at once is…

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Add dry ingredients to chocolate batter and mix until well combined. Fold in chocolate chips. Make balls out of the dough and place on a baking sheet…

Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream

Ingredients 1 cup half-n-half 1 cup heavy whipping cream 1/4 cup Equal Exchange Organic Baking Cocoa 1/2 cup sugar + 3 Tbsp sugar Pinch of salt 1 cup creamy peanut butter Directions Whisk together the half-n-half, cocoa, sugar, and salt in a large saucepan. Heat…

Peanut Butter Heart Cookies

Is there a more perfect couple than chocolate and peanut butter? One of our favorite things to make for Valentine’s Day are these Peanut Butter Heart Cookies, which are incredibly easy to make (and incredibly delicious). Bring them to your next bake sale, potluck or party. Ingredients ½ c…

Chai-Spiced Hot Cocoa

Ingredients 2 cups milk of your choice 2 Tbsp Equal Exchange Organic Baking Cocoa 2 Tbsp granulated sugar Dash of cardamom Dash of ground ginger Dash of allspice Dash of ground cloves Dash of cinnamon Directions Add all ingredients to a saucepan and stir consistently over low heat for several…

Chocolate-Covered Apples On A Stick

Ingredients 1 red apple, ideally organic and from a nearby farmer 8-16 small squares of Equal Exchange Organic Chocolate Caramel Crunch with Sea Salt bar, depending on apple size 1- 1 1/2 tsp. oil (such as vegetable oil), depending on chocolate amount Directions Wash and dry apple. Stick…

Frighteningly Scrumptious Pumpkin Chocolate Muffins

Ingredients 1 2/3 cups flour 1 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 15oz pureed pumpkin 2 eggs 1/2 cup butter – melted 1 cup Equal Exchange Organic Chocolate Chips  Directions Preheat oven to…

Spiced Chocolate Oat Cookies

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup Equal Exchange Organic Spicy Hot Cocoa 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 2 sticks unsalted butter 1 tablespoon water 1/4 cup turbinado or demerarra sugar…